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China in and beyond the headlines / edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen.

Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2012.
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Book
xxv, 354 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
China -- Social conditions -- 2000-.
China -- Politics and government -- 2002-.
China -- Economic conditions -- 2000-.
China -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- China.
Contents:
Introduction : China, the United States and convulsive cooperation / Lionel M. Jensen and Timothy B. Weston
Jousting with monsters : journalists in a rapidly changing China / David Bandurski
Youth culture in China : idols, sex, and the Internet / Jonathan S. Noble
Dismantling the socialist welfare state : the rise of civil society in China / Jessica C. Teets
Mutually assured destruction or dependence? : US and Chinese perspectives on China's military development / Andrew S. Erickson
China's environmental tipping point / Alex L. Wang
China's historic urbanization : explosive and challenging / Timothy B. Weston
The worlds of China's intellectuals / Timothy Cheek
Why does China fear the Internet? / Susan D. Blum
Producing exemplary consumers : tourism and leisure culture in China's nation-building project / Travis Klingberg & Tim Oakes
Professionals and populists : the paradoxes of China's legal reforms / Benjamin L. Liebman
The decriminalization and depathologization of homosexuality in China / Wenqing Kang
An evolution of Chinese authoritarianism : lessons from the "Arab Spring" / Orion Lewis
Culture industry, power and the spectacle of China's "Confucius institutes" / Lionel M. Jensen
Tensions and violence in China's minority regions / Katherine Palmer Kaup
An unharmonious society : foreign reporting in China / Gady Epstein
Afterword : what future for human rights dialogues? / John Kamm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Weston, Timothy B., 1964-
Jensen, Lionel M.
ISBN:
9781442209046 (cloth : alk. paper)
1442209046 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781442209053 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1442209054 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781442209060 (electronic)
1442209062 (electronic)
OCLC:
742512332